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Gone on Spearing Trip 26th-31st

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Its that time of year again, making my way up with Central Bassman to Andrusia for our spearing trip that we take every year. Sounds like the water is clear again, but there is a ton of ice (13-16) and ton of snow (foot). This is a awesome spearing trip that we take every year. If anyone is going to be around the area, look me up, black Canvas Craft Northlander!

Hope you all have a great X mas and ill chat with you all when i get back!

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Good luck. I'm headed Southeast MN for a last minute bowhunt over Christmas and back spearing on Saturday.

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First off Merk I can clean fish good!!! I have been doing it all my life since BNS always get out of it!!! Glenn there is no way im cutting his hole for him, he is a big boy he can do it smile

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centralbassman I,d only cut half the hole, your half laugh

have fun guys wish I was spearing up there instead I'll be up on LOW might bring spear but I dought it

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I will help him cut this hole because he will be helping me cut mine smile Hope fully this year we will see some big fish, last year i never threw the spear at all. Passed up on some good fish but thats ok, I will wait for the big one.

Going to LOW is fun but just isn't what it used to be up there, Good luck Elwood!!

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report from Andrusia

We got to the lake around 11 today, after driving in some nice weather and great roads smile

There is so much snow up here in the lakes its tough to get out. We had 3 wheelers and 2 cats running around to get the 7 houses out and get everyone situated.

As im sure most of you know, we set up grandpa and the old man, and the young guys like us, have to set up last. Dad seen a few little fish but passed on them, and Grandpa see 3 fish, which one was about 4 lbs, but didnt get the chance to spear it.

We are going to be hitting it pretty hard tommorrow all day. Dont have to worry about setting up the houses or doing anything like that. Can drive out and relax in the house all day.

Ill have a report tommorrow being that we have the blackberry hooked up to the lab top!

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What a day a day makes. Weather was horrible. Misting most of the day till about 1:30, and then the sun came out and we enjoyed the NICE weather.

As far as fished speared, I seen 17 fished today from 9-4. I ended up spearing a 25, 27, and a 37.5 incher.

I am trying to get the photo up of the 37.5 but the internet is getting slow and slow here, so i will try and get it up if i can. If not, will do it when i get back.

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there very clear. I sent photos to wayne so i hope he can get them up for me soon.

We seen over 40 fish so far. Took 14 total so far. Biggest one today was 5 lbs. took alot of 3 lbs that are good eaters. Great to get all these guys out to see fish!

Report tommorrow again!

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ya, there is some out there. The problem that you have right now is there is soooo much pressure on the ice, and everytime you cut a hole, the water comes up!

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You guys might get blown off the lake today? We missed the snow here they were predicting. We need more pixs! smile

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we have taken a ton of photos that we will upload when i get home so i have internet that is fast. Central im sure will be posting most of them when we get back.

As far as the wind goes, it might be a bit windy, but its not going to keep me off the lake today!

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Nice fish BnS! I havent seen anything all weekend not even a SUNFISH! You going to put that fish on the wall?

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